The Angolan society have mobilized to make contributions in order to help the former captain and all time best scorer of the Palancas Negras Fabrice Alcebiade Maieco “Akwá, a return ticket to Doha.
The former international who was imposed a disciplinary measure by FIFA in 2009, after representing the Angolan national team went back late to his club Qatar SC because the Angolan Football Federation did not make his return ticket to Doha in time.
Citizen of various strata in Angola such as musicians, journalists, advocates, sportsmen, actors, Associations and population in general moved with the pain of Akwá mobilized and decided to carry out a campaign of fund raising with the purpose of paying the fine of Akwá imposed by FIFA.
Qatar SC made a complaint to FIFA who punished Akwá with a fine of 260 thousand US dollars, and decided that the star player will not return to play or exercise any charge in football.
That’s accounts why Akwa has left the fields at the age of only 32 years.
With a strong desire to contribute to the development of Angolan football, after ten years Akwá, who served as a lawyer in the Angolan parliament from 2008 to 2012, decided to go public and accused the current President of Interclube Alves Simões of having received the money made available by Angolan State in solving the problem of the former Angolan player with FIFA. But according to Akwá the former national team cordinator did not do with the money what was planned.
After passing on one of the Angolan televisions, while talking about his situation the former Angola player who scored for the Palancas Negras to reach the World Cup in Germany in 2006, burst into tears.
These tears stirred the Angolan society who felt the pain of the one time hero that gave everything to the Angolan national football team during his tenue as player.
Akwa who is not experiencing difficulties has a stable life, and has never wanted the people to carry out campaigns of any genre in his favor.
However he had to yield to the voice the population who have been making donations since yesterday Wednesday at the discretion of each.